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About the Author

John Eldredge is a bestselling author and counselor. He is also president of Wild at Heart, a ministry devoted to helping people discover the heart of God and recover their own hearts in God's love. John and his wife, Stasi, live near Colorado Springs, Colorado. To learn more, visit wildatheart.org.
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Obras de John Eldredge

The Utter Relief of Holiness (2013) 184 cópias
Epic Study Guide (2007) 28 cópias
Captivating DVD study (2007) 21 cópias
Wild at Heart Journal (2003) 19 cópias
Desire Study Guide (2007) 13 cópias
Epic: Live DVD (2005) 12 cópias
Epic Church Kit (2007) 9 cópias
Love & War- DVD (2010) 5 cópias
The Refreshed Heart (2009) 3 cópias
The Sacred Romance / Desire (2007) 3 cópias
Community Impact Handbook (1991) 3 cópias
Die Groot Liefdesverhaal (2007) 2 cópias
Coração selvagem (2004) 2 cópias
Twoje urzekajace serce (2008) 2 cópias
Die Hart 1 exemplar(es)
The Four Streams 1 exemplar(es)
Walking with God 1 exemplar(es)
Sacred Romance, The 1 exemplar(es)
永恆之戀 1 exemplar(es)
Eu, Femeia 1 exemplar(es)
Eu, Bărbatul 1 exemplar(es)
Født vild : det maskuline hjerte (2008) 1 exemplar(es)
Chraň svoje srdce 1 exemplar(es)
Srdce muže 1 exemplar(es)
Przenosic gory (Polish Edition) (2016) 1 exemplar(es)
Echte mannen 1 exemplar(es)
Lebe, was dein Herz dir sagt (2008) 1 exemplar(es)
Leef uit jou hart uit 1 exemplar(es)
Dziennik pokladowy (2014) 1 exemplar(es)
Wild at Heart Live! (3rd Edition) (2006) 1 exemplar(es)
Kertomus vailla vertaa 1 exemplar(es)
Vyro kelionė (2010) 1 exemplar(es)
The Way of the Wild Heart Live (2007) 1 exemplar(es)
Hemligheten med en kvinnas hjärta (2011) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

Mapping Mormonism (2012) — Contribuinte — 34 cópias
The Glory Has Come: Encountering the Wonder of Christmas (2019) — Contribuinte — 9 cópias
Utah Historical Quarterly, Vol. 76, No. 1 (Winter 2008) (2008) — Contribuinte — 2 cópias


Conhecimento Comum

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Eldredge, John
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Los Angeles, California, USA



Tato kniha formou příběhů a úvah nabízí východisko z těžkých životních situací a vede k poznání, že nejdůležitější je proměna našeho nitra, vlastního srdce.
ackoprivnice | Dec 30, 2023 |
žánr: pro muže
Autor je spisovatel, lektor, poradce. V této knize ukazuje cestu jak se stát opravdovým mužem.
ackoprivnice | Dec 30, 2023 |
There were some bits in here that I really did like, but so many more that I didn't.

John and Stasi say that they understand women and their personalities run the gamut, and that they tried avoiding stereotypes. However, I got the distinct impression that a "real" woman would be an E*F* Myers Briggs-type. (I'm an ISTJ, so naturally, I balk at that.) I constantly felt that they were playing to a woman's emotions.

They were so determined to prove that women are defined by their beauty that they seemed to almost demonize efficiency and task-orientedness - two things that are central to my personality; so I walked away feeling vastly misunderstood and like my strengths are still unappreciated. Now, I don't disagree with the fact that beauty (inward and outward) is a defining quality of women, but I believe that a woman can embrace her God-given strengths (even efficiency and task-orientedness!) in a way that exhibits beauty.

A huge concern for me while reading the book is the way that they refer to the reader as the Bride of Christ. This is repeated over and over again, and I find it rather dangerous. Never in the Bible is a woman (or a man) called the Bride of Christ – the Church, as a whole, is the Bride of Christ. We cannot each be the Bride individually.

What else?

•The authors kept comparing a woman's life to the romances found in books and movies like The Titanic, Braveheart, The Last of the Mohicans, and The Lord of the Rings. Over and over and over, the same references were made. I sort of wonder if they realized that those are all fiction?
•They mentioned that they "didn't have the time" to go into certain biblical accounts of women. But they spent so much time on fictional characters (see point above)! Gah!
•John and Stasi didn't always differentiate who was speaking when, or they would wait too far into a passage to clue the reader in. Frustrating!
•Several times, John quoted himself from the book he wrote for men, Wild at Heart. I just think it's weird to quote yourself.

Two quotes that I did like:

"What would it be like to experience for yourself that the truest thing about [God's] heart toward yours is not disappointment or disapproval but deep, fiery, passionate love?" -p. 113

"Unveiling beauty is our greatest expression of love, because it is what the world most needs from us. When we choose not to hide, when we choose to offer our hearts, we are choosing to love.... Our focus shifts from self-protection to the hearts of others. We offer Beauty so that their hearts might come alive, be healed, know God. That is love." -p. 147
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RachelRachelRachel | outras 31 resenhas | Nov 21, 2023 |
ackoprivnice | Nov 11, 2023 |



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